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- Mendoza-Palmero, Carlos A., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Parasitology international 2017 v.66 no.2 pp. 152-162
- Bayesian theory; Cichlidae; Dactylogyridae; Neotropics; body size; environmental factors; genes; gills; new genus; new species; nucleotide sequences; parasites; phylogeny; ribosomal DNA; ribosomal RNA; testes; watersheds; Mexico
- ... Based on an integrative taxonomic approach, combining morphological characters and partial sequences of the 28S rRNA gene, a new genus and species, Parasciadicleithrum octofasciatum, is proposed to accommodate dactylogyrids infecting the gills of Rocio octofasciata (Cichlidae) from a tributary of the Lacantún River basin, Chiapas State, southern Mexico. Morphologically, the new genus resembles mem ...